Facebook Launches New Online Tool for Small Businesses

Facebook Launches New Online Tool for Small Businesses

Between stay-at-home orders and the resulting loss of sales, the COVID-19 pandemic has had a negative impact on businesses of all sizes. However, small businesses have been especially hard hit. Now there is a new opportunity for these companies to launch or broaden...
Inspiring Women Leaders Interview Series with Marian Spier

Inspiring Women Leaders Interview Series with Marian Spier

Marian Spier, a social entrepreneur, consultant, CEO, and founder of TEDxAmsterdamWomen and FEM-START sat down with Rise and Lead Founder Ebere Akadiri for our Inspiring Women Leaders Interview Series. The Inspiring Women Leaders Series is an initiative where we...
African Women Address Food Insecurity and Other Threats of COVID-19

African Women Address Food Insecurity and Other Threats of COVID-19

The World Food Program (WFP) warns that COVID-19 could double the number of people in the world facing food insecurity, pushing it to more than 265 million people by the end of this year. While the pandemic is still unfolding, Africa is sure to be among the hardest...
Self-Care for Virtual Leaders

Self-Care for Virtual Leaders

The current health crisis has upended our lives in so many ways. We may be working more hours than before or far fewer than we would like. At the same time, we must manage our family’s needs as we each experience anxiety, fear, anger, and sadness as we grieve the loss...